Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 040348
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
948 PM CST WED FEB 3 2016




...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Mississippi...
  Strong River At D`lo affecting Simpson County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.


Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

MSC127-050948-
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/DLAM6.2.ER.160203T1721Z.160204T1800Z.160205T1856Z.NO/
948 PM CST WED FEB 3 2016

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Strong River At D`lo.
* until late Friday night.
* At  8:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 30.0 feet by
  early tomorrow afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage by
  early Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Major overbank flooding begins and several
  thousand acres of farmland become inundated.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Thu   Fri   Sat Crest Time  Date

Strong River
D`lo           25  28.6 Wed 09 PM  29.8  27.3  19.9  30.0 12 PM 02/04


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LAT...LON 3192 9009 3200 8997 3205 8988 3205 8973
      3189 8989 3182 9005



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